October 16, 2022 | 8:00 AM | Bryce Jordan Center
The annual THON™ 5K powered by PNC will be held on October 16, 2022! By participating in the race in-person or virtually, you can help us Discover New Beginnings in the fight against childhood cancer. Register today, and join the Penn State and THON Communities in the fight!
FTG Talent Show
October 18, 2022 | 7:00PM | Schwab Auditorium
Homecoming will be hosting a talent show in Schwab Auditorium to showcase organizations and individuals who have great talents! Come out and be a part of it or watch these amazing performers in action!
October 19, 2022 | 2:00PM | HUB Lawn
There’s a carnival on campus? You heard that right! Homecoming’s Best of Penn State Carnival takes place on HUB lawn Wednesday, October 19th from 2 to 7 pm. Come ride the rides, play the games, and have a good time!
October 21, 2022 | 6:00 PM
On behalf of Penn State Homecoming, the Parade Committee is excited for this year’s Homecoming Parade with the theme “One Community, Forever a Home.” We hope that you will join us to celebrate one of Penn State’s oldest and most famous traditions that keeps students, faculty, staff, and alumni connected. At Homecoming, we celebrate our legacy and share our Penn State pride with all those who were, are, and will be a part of the Penn State community. The annual Homecoming Parade will take place on Friday, October 21nd, 2021 at The Pennsylvania State University’s University Park campus in downtown State College, starting at 6 p.m. We would love to be able to showcase student organizations, alumni, community groups, and our VIPS and their role in the Penn State community. Groups can register for the Homecoming parade at this link on the Homecoming website.
Guard The Lion Shrine
October 21nd, 2022 | 7:30PM-10:00PM | Lion Shrine
Guard the Lion Shrine is one of the longest-lasting Homecoming traditions to Penn State & Lion Ambassadors! Members from Penn State’s Army ROTC program come to stand guard & protect the symbol of our best! At the event there will be free food, including popcorn & funnel cakes, opportunities for photos with the Nittany Lion, & a variety of games & activities for students to win giveaways & prizes! Live entertainment will also be present throughout the night, including the Blue Band DrumLine, PAC organizations, as well as PSU Alumni & guest speaker Sue Paterno! Come protect the tradition & celebrate Homecoming with thousands of friends, family, & alumni at the Lion Shrine!
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